CHICAGO (CBS) — Cook County State’s Attorney Kim Foxx promises to cooperate with Special Prosecutor Dan Webb as he investigates how her office handled the Jussie Smollett case.
Foxx abruptly dropped the charges against Smollett, who was accused of making up a racial and homophobic attack in Chicago.READ MORE: Needle Found On Gas Pump Nozzle At Shell Gas Station In Chicago Ridge
Tuesday morning Foxx defended herself against allegations she was incompetent in her decision.READ MORE: Truck Stolen From Portage Park Car Dealership
“The ability to talk about my record, the ability to talk about where we’ve been, I’m ready for that conversation all day and look forward to sharing with the people of Cook County the commitment that we have to serving them,” she said.MORE NEWS: Man Shot And Killed In Lincoln Square
Webb was appointed last week to take a second look at whether Smollett should face charges.